Erin Abu-Rish Blakeney, PhD, RN
Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Informatics
University of Washington School of Nursing
Erin Abu-Rish Blakeney is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Informatics at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Dr. Blakeney’s research focuses on team-based models of care as a way to close the gap between healthcare as it is and health care as it should be. She has nearly 15 years of experience developing, implementing, and testing interprofessional education interventions. Her work is motivated by the understanding that how teams work together influences production of new knowledge and translation of research into practice along the entire classroom to bench to bedside spectrum.
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
Transforming Health Care Education One Team at a Time: Project-Based Learning Through the T3 Interprofessional Team Development Program
The Train-the-Trainer Interprofessional Team Development Program (T3-ITDP) is a national professional development program for interprofessional teams of health professions educators, clinicians, and administrators. Institutional teams each consisting of three or more members representing at least two professions participate in an interactive 3.5-day training designed to immerse trainees in the design, implementation, and assessment of evidence-based IPE activities and programming. Core to the program is the integration of project-based learning as part of the learning pedagogy. Teams apply…